About the company

InvestmentEurope is looking for a French-speaking Deputy Editor. InvestmentEurope is a pan-European monthly publication serving the fund selector community across Europe in print, online and through 20+ events annually across the region.

The role is London-based at the offices of Open Door Media Publishing Ltd, owner of InvestmentEurope. However, the successful candidate will be expected to travel to meet financial professionals in relevant markets including France, Belgium, Monaco and Switzerland.

Open Door Media is a wholly owned subsidiary of Incisive Media, the B2B publisher offering leading titles across asset management, wealth management, institutional pensions, IT and enterprise technology sectors.

Find out more: http://www.investmenteurope.net/ 

Key Responsibilities

  • Sourcing, writing and publishing news and in-depth features in English language around the French-speaking asset management territories in Europe (France, Belgium, Monaco, Switzerland) with a focus on fund buyers, for both print and web
  • Editing and proofreading stories
  • Meeting with key fund selectors and other relevant asset management players (fund managers, CEOs, CIOs, etc) on a regular basis in the French-speaking asset management territories. This includes frequent travel, mainly to France, Switzerland and Belgium
  • Managing on a day-to-day basis InvestmentEurope’s editorial desk and generating ideas for InvestmentEurope’s print magazine and website
  • Working alongside Open Door Media’s editorial director and InvestmentEurope’s editor on the editorial strategy of the publication
  • Presenting and moderating various events dedicated to the fund selector community across Europe
  • Setting up daily newsletters twice a day
  • Promoting the InvestmentEurope brand to the fund buyer community
  • You will also assist the person in charge of developing InvestmentEurope’s relationships with French-speaking fund selectors to target the relevant audience for the events organised by the publication

Requirements

  • Read, understand and speak French as a mother tongue or fluently. Native French speakers preferred
  • Demonstrate writing abilities in English language and breaking news-related skills
  • Be based in London
  • Demonstrate solid background in financial journalism (at least 3 to 5 years in a financial publication)
  • Have experience in the management of small teams
  • Be able to help InvestmentEurope strengthen its presence in French-speaking markets
  • Knowledge of the asset management industry, ability to speak multiple languages and experience in moderating events are a plus

What do we offer

  • Competitive salary (dependent on experience)
  • Opportunities to travel
  • Life assurance
  • Pension contribution 
  • 25 days holiday per annum + 1 extra day for every year after 3
  • Access to season ticket loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee benefits platform
  • Extensive internal and external training
  • Agile working 
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Great working environment; social events, free fruits etc

Does this sound interesting to you?

Send your CV today to: jonathan.boyd@odmpublishing.com

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